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Posted on: August 4, 2020

DBPD Earns CFA Re-Accreditation Until 2023

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Following a rigorous assessment process which was put on hold for months, the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) has now been re-accredited by the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) for the next three years.

DBPD’s re-...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

DBPD Hosting Surfside Historic District Virtual Meeting

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Recently, the Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) has received concerns from the community that we are not addressing common reoccurring issues within the Surfside Historic District, mostly pertaining to narcotics. 

Over the past few months, ma...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Applications accepted for new Citizens' Police Review Board

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Applications are being accepted to serve on the city’s newly formed Citizens’ Police Review Board. City commissioners approved the formation of this new board at their July 15, 2020 meeting to add an extra layer of accountability and t...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

CFA Accreditation Team Invites Public Comments On DBPD

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) will conduct a virtual assessment beginning on July 28th, 2020 to examine all aspects of the Daytona Beach Police Department’s ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Chief's Statement On Social Media Threats (Volusia Mall)

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Be skeptical about anything you see on social media moving forward, especially when it comes to threats against the community.

Recently, our police department was flooded with calls and messages from concerned residents about posts on Facebook, Twitter and...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Volusia-Flagler Police Chiefs Association Statement (George Floyd)

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This message is posted here on behalf of the Volusia-Flagler Police Chiefs Association. 

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The tragic death of George Floyd in Minneapolis while in the custody of police officers has understandably generated significant outrage across the nation, ...
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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Are You A Victim Of Domestic Violence?

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As many of us stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, some of us have other dangers they have to face at home.

If you or someone you know needs to get away from an abusive or violent relationship, please share this information with them.

The Beacon Cen...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Free Learning Games & Resources (COVID-19)

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As we self-isolate and practice social distancing due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), things could quickly get boring at home.

Here’s our way of fixing that.

Below is a list of FREE learning games and resources for all ages.

Our thanks and credit to Ann...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Accreditation Process Postponed Due To COVID-19

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UPDATE (03/18/2020): The accreditation cycle has been postponed until at least the summer of 2020 due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We will update once the process resumes.

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ORIGINAL RELEASE:

A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

DBPD Seeking State Funds To Remove Abandoned Boats

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Abandoned and derelict boats are more than unsightly nuisances in our local waterways. They can also be hazards to navigation and create environmental impacts from leaking oil, fuel or sewage from the boat’s waste tank. To mitigate these concern...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

DBPD Offers Safe Space For Buyers & Sellers

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Yesterday (November 7th), some of our detectives were called out to investigate an armed carjacking. 

The victim in this case had met the suspect through a smartphone app and had arranged to sell his vehicle to the suspect through that app.&nb...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Use Ring App To Protect Your Property

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The Daytona Beach Police Department has joined the Neighbors app (available via iOS/Android here: http://download.ring.com/daytona) to provide the Daytona Beach community with real-time, local crime and safety information. The Neighbors network already ha...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Be Wary Of The Arrest Warrant Scam

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With the holiday season approaching, the scams are on the rise. In particular, phone scams are becoming more advanced.

There are several reports of suspicious phone calls being received from individuals representing the Daytona Beach Police Department, the...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

"Ask the Chief" on WNDB

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Tune in every month for Police Chief Craig Capri’s live hour-long sit-down with WNDB’s Marc Bernier where the talk is always lively and focused on Daytona Beach. 

Listen locally on 1150 AM or 93.5 FM.

Callers are welcom...

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